The Gunslinger and The Man in Black

I Do Not Kill With My Gun – The Dark Tower Movie

It’s finally here. The long-awaited film adaptation of Stephen King’s epic 8-book magnum opus, “The Dark Tower”. It took a long time and, let’s be honest, Hollywood has not been particularly kind or true to Stephen King’s novels in the past. However, with Idris Elba and Matthew McConaughey cast as Roland and The Man in Black, I found a glimmer of hope that this film would do the story and the characters justice. The trailer did not disappoint. Rather, it made me that much more excited.

Friday Nineties – Naked Gun 33 1/3 – The Final Insult

Ahhh, 1994.  It was a simpler time.  O.J. Simpson hadn’t killed anybody, Anna Nicole Smith was alive and still on the happy side of curvy and Leslie Neilsen was still Lt. Frank Drebin of Police Squad.  The makers of Airplane also made the Police Squad! show and movies and they really made the most of…

Actors working out for super hero roles

So whenever you are sitting with your significant other and you see some super in shape actor or actress and they compare themselves unfavorably, the correct answer is: yeah but that’s their job. You know?  If someone gave you a million bucks and said: “you need to be in crazy shape in a year and…

Power Rangers should be your new favorite guilty pleasure.

The Power Rangers movie did a lot of things right. They had the humor that the older crowd in the audience understood and enough razzle dazzle and fight scenes to entertain the younger ones. They had a good cast of kids to play the Rangers. Not only did they look like they could pass for…

Justice League Trailer with Lots of Screen Caps

The Justice League trailer dropped today, on the one year anniversary of BvS.  Do they redeem themselves?  Well, let me show you first why I don’t do reaction videos.  This was me after I watched it.  That’s not family friendly at all! Justice League Trailer 1 Now, I am not going to get into all the…

The Just Released Dark Tower Poster & What I Think it Means

What a surprise today when I saw someone retweet Idris Elba sharing the first teaser poster from The Dark Tower, starring Elba and based on the Stephen king novel, series of novels, canon of stories from basically the beginning of his career until now.  The poster tells me a lot, but if you are not familiar…